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  • Meet Our New Board Chair – Jonathan White

    November 25, 2019

    Jonathan drives business transformation in engineering, operations, financial and strategy development. This includes building effective management and field level teams, hiring and mentoring specialized top tier technical consultants and senior level personnel. He employs a leadership style that fosters collaboration with the goal of organizational shared vision. Early in his career, he performed work as […]

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  • Wells Fargo $5,000 Grant Award

    June 6, 2019

    We are pleased to announce that Horizons Hampton Roads was approved for a grant from Wells Fargo in the amount of $5,000.00 to support the summer education and literacy for low-income children.  Wells Fargo is proud to support our organization’s commitment to the community as we work together to build stronger communities. Thank you Wells […]

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  • $52,500 Grant Award from the Beazley Foundation

    May 9, 2019

    Horizons Hampton Roads is the proud grant recipient of $52,500 from the Beazley Foundation. Founded in 1948 with funds provided by Mr. Beazley, his wife, Marie C. Beazley and son Fred Jr., the Beazley Foundation focuses on the needs of community and young people – consistent with the concerns of Mr. Fred W. Beazley, the […]

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  • Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation $10,000 Grant Award

    April 30, 2019

    We are the proud recipients of a $10,000 grant award from the Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation (PGHF). The PGHOF mission is to improve the health, wellness and quality of life of the Portsmouth community through insightful, effective, and coordinated philanthropic grantmaking and collaborations. Their vision is to be a catalyst for maximizing outcomes through community […]

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  • $7,500 Grant Award from the Southeast Virginia Community Foundation

    April 5, 2019

    Our Portsmouth life transforming summer academic enrichment program has been awarded a $7,500 grant from the Southeast Virginia Community Foundation! The Southeast Virginia Community Foundation (SEVACF) is a nonprofit, community corporation that connects people who care with causes large and small to benefit the communities they serve. Created in 2010 by the merger of the […]

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  • 2019 Topgolf FORE Horizons

    March 28, 2019

    We had an exciting Topgolf FORE Horizons tournament fundraiser on March 21st! Over 100 guests from our Hampton Roads community came together to raise critical funds to support over 400 low-income public school students in Hampton Roads. Thank you to all our guests and players for sharing their Thursday afternoon with us to Topgolf FORE […]

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  • $25,000 Grant Award from Norfolk Southern Foundation

    March 13, 2019

    Horizons Hampton Roads is the proud recipient of a $25,000 grant award from the Norfolk Southern Foundation. This generous gift will support our 2019 programs and provide summer learning opportunities for hundreds of low-income K-8th grade public school students in Norfolk and Virginia Beach.  Please join us in thanking Norfolk Southern Foundation for investing in […]

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  • Horizons Graduate Profile – Meet Arielle

    March 11, 2019

    Name, age, occupation, affiliation with Horizons: Arielle Hankerson Program Coordinator, International Programs, Operation Smile Former student/volunteer/employee, current board member How many years have you been affiliated with Horizons? 19 years – since Kindergarten! Do you have any family members that were, or are currently, in the program? 2 brothers and 1 sister participated as well […]

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  • Study Confirms Horizons Works!

    November 14, 2018

    Horizons National engaged Concentric Research & Evaluation to determine whether students who participate in the program for at least four summers achieve better academic outcomes than similar students who do not participate. Thanks to local superintendents Dr. Boone, Dr. Bracy, and Dr. Spence, school districts in Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach were all participants in […]

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  • Wells Fargo $5,000 Grant Award

    May 29, 2018

    $5,000 Grant Award To Fund Summer Education and Literacy for Low Income Children Horizons Hampton Roads is proud to announce our recent grant award to support over 400 local low-income public school students in Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Virginia Beach. This grant to support summer literacy helps us continue to serve local children living in poverty […]

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